Congratulations go out to the Union High School Vocal Music department on their outstanding showing at All-State auditions on Saturday October 20th in Hampton. 1 UHS vocalist was chosen to perform in the festival and 3 additional UHS vocalists made the recall round. This is the highest honor a high school musician in the State of Iowa can receive. Selected for his 1st year was Henry Powers, Junior Bass I, son of Marty Powers. Students selected for the recall round were Claire Thoma, Carter Sporte and Riley Davis. All of these students are under the direction of Tim J. Mitchell.
The festival takes place November 15th-17th and will be recorded by Iowa Public Television for broadcast over the Thanksgiving holiday. This program is under the auspices of the Iowa High School Music Association and the Iowa Music Educators Association.
Tickets at $22.00 each may be purchased by phone with MasterCard, Visa or American Express at 800-745-3000, or online at www.ticketmaster.com or any Iowa Ticketmaster outlets. All orders may be subject to convenience fees. A group rate of $20.00 per ticket is being allowed for groups of 20 or more tickets sold to a single purchaser.